Nathan has served in senior level Human Resources roles over the past 25 years, including National Vice President of Human Resources at Performance Food Group and Senior Vice President and Principal at Apex Systems. Joining Performance Food Group (PFG) in only its second year of operation, Nathan was instrumental in developing the human resources function for the new organization, with emphasis on establishing and maintaining an efficient alignment of branch and corporate activities. Over the course of his 17 year career with PFG, Nathan assumed leadership of the HR function, working with 20+ HR leaders at the company’s 32 operating locations, while helping lead the company to a national leadership position within the food distribution industry.
At Apex Systems, Nathan led the consolidation of existing HR functions, including recruiting, training, benefits, and compliance, while expanding the list of HR services offered to include compensation, performance management, and employee relations. During his tenure at Apex, Nathan led process initiatives that enabled Apex to maintain its history of extremely rapid growth. Areas of particular note include the self-funding of its group health program, the establishment of an automated performance management system, and ultimately the integration with a Learning Management System. Along with system and process development, Nathan remained personally active in creating a winning culture at Apex through annual satisfaction surveys, philanthropic involvement, and facilitating individual career development.